Tag Archives: garlic

Santa Maria Style Tri Tip

When I was strolling through Whole Foods last week, my husband Pete and I stumbled upon some tri-tip roast on sale.  Since we all know I can’t resist a sale, we took it home with us, and fortunately for me, … Continue reading

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New Video: Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic

Today I have another video to share with you, Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic.  I posted this recipe several months back and it is one of my absolute favorites, information which you will probably gather pretty quickly upon watching … Continue reading

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Roasted Baby Potatoes with Romesco Dip

Baby honeygold potatoes are the latest in my favorite new discoveries, and once you try them for yourself, you will realize that not all potatoes are created equally.  The standard large potatoes at the store seem completely unrelated to these … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Prep: How to Make Green Beans Sexy

There are some foods that just aren’t sexy.  Meatloaf comes to mind (and if you’ve succeeded in making it attractive, let me know).  But green beans CAN be sexy, it’s just when they are sold frozen and canned, they can … Continue reading

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Fingerling Potatoes with Dipping Aioli

You won’t believe how magnificent these are until you taste them.  I saw Ina making these on Barefoot Contessa the other day and I was INSTANTLY sold.  Basically you cut fingerling potatoes in half and lay them all out on … Continue reading

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Soppressata, Red Onion, and Arugula Pizza (With the Perfect Crust)

Everyone knows that 90% of a pizza’s “mmm factor”  is contingent on the quality of the crust.  Anyone can put good toppings on a pizza, but if the crust is bad, it won’t taste good.  With that said, this post … Continue reading

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Pulled Pork Bruschetta with Caramelized Onions and Mozzarella

Happy Monday!  You may have noticed I re-posted two blueberry posts last night.  Don’t mind me, just had to re-post them for a blueberry contest I’m entering.  If you have any blueberry posts of your own, feel free to enter … Continue reading

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